Deaths in Donegal - July 22 - 2020
The following deaths have taken place:
- Donal Sweeney, Creeslough and formally of Carnamaddy, Dunfanaghy
- Margaret Harrington Sandfield Ardara
- Stephen Tobin, Ballybofey
- Albert Abbey Barclay, Convoy
- John Doherty, Killygordon and Cloghan
- Tommy Quelly, Mullaghduff
- Marie O'Connell (née Murrin), Dublin / Bruckless
Gerard Mc Kenna,Glenmore, Ballybofey
The death has occurred at Arch View Lodge Nursing Home, Letterkenny of Gerard Mc Kenna,Glenmore, Ballybofey.
Remains reposing at the home of his sister and brother-in-law, Mary and Seamus Friel, Cappry, Ballybofey.
Funeral leaving from there on Friday, July 24 at 12.30pm for Requiem Mass in the Church of Our Lady of Perpetual Succour, Glenfin at 1pm. Interment afterwards in Kilteevogue cemetery.
Requiem Mass can be viewed live on
In compliance with current HSE and Government guidelines the wake, funeral and burial will be private to the immediate family only, please.
Donal Sweeney, Creeslough and formally of Carnamaddy, Dunfanaghy
The death has taken place of Donal Sweeney, Creeslough and formally of Carnamaddy, Dunfanaghy.
Funeral Mass in St Michaels Church, Creeslough on Friday at 11am with burial afterwards in Doe Cemetery.
In compliance with HSE and government guidelines, wake funeral and burial are private to family only please.
Mass can be viewed at https://www.mcnmedia.tv/camera/stmichaelschurchcreeslough
Margaret Harrington Sandfield Ardara
The death has taken place peacefully at her residence of Margaret Harrington Sandfield Ardara on Tuesday, July 21.
Her remains will leave Shovlins Funeral Home Sandfield on Thursday morning at 10.30am travelling to St Conals Church Kilclooney for 11am Funeral Mass with cremation afterwards at Lakeland Crematorium Cavan .
Due to government restrictions the house, Mass and cremation are private to family only, please.
The community may pay their respects and show their support to the family on Thursday morning as Margarets remains travels from the funeral home to the church on her final journey.
Social distancing protocols remain in place and people should refrain from handshaking and hugging.
Stephen Tobin, Sessiaghoneill, Ballybofey
The death has occurred of Stephen Tobin, Sessiaghoneill, Ballybofey, peacefully at his home, in the loving care of his family, after a long illness, bravely borne.
He was the beloved husband of Kathleen, much-loved father of Kevin, Margaret and Stephen, cherished brother of Bridie.
Deeply regretted and sadly missed by his sorrowing wife, sons, daughter, grandchildren, daughters-in-law, son-in-law, extended family, neighbours and friends.
Funeral leaving his home on Friday at 10.40am for Requiem Mass in St. Mary's Church, Sessiaghoneill at 11am. Interment afterwards in the adjoining churchyard.
The Requiem Mass will be streamed live via St. Mary's Church, Sessiaghoneill Facebook Page at https://www.facebook.com/StMarysSessiaghoneill/
In compliance with current Government restrictions the wake and funeral will be private to family only please.
Donations in lieu of flowers please, if so desired, directly to the Parkinson's Association of Ireland.
Albert Abbey Barclay, Convoy
The death has taken place at Letterkenny University Hospital of Albert Abbey Barclay, Kiltoal, Convoy.
Remains reposed at Gibson's Funeral Home, Convoy last evening and will repose this evening (Wednesday) from 6pm to 10pm.
Wake, funeral and burial are private to family and close friends only.
Donations in lieu of flowers to Convoy Presbyterian Church and Short Stay Medical Ward C/O Gibson Funeral Directors or any family member.
John Doherty, Killygordon and Cloghan
The death has taken place at Hilcrest Nursing Home, Letterkenny of John Doherty, Lower Cavan, Killygordon and formerly of Carrickmahan, Cloghan.
John’s remains will leave Marley’s Funeral Home, Letterkenny at 7.30pm on Wednesday, going to the Church of Perpetual Succour, Glenfin to repose overnight.
Funeral Mass at 11am on Thursday with burial in Kilteevogue Cemetery.
Due to government guidelines, wake, funeral and burial are private to family and close friends only.
Funeral can be viewed at www.glenfinparish.com
Tommy Queally, Mullaghduff
The death has taken place at the Donegal Hospice in Letterkenny of Tommy Queally, Mullaghduff.
Remains reposing at McGlynn's Funeral Home, Dungloe. Removal on Wednesday going to the Star of the Sea Church, Annagry for 6.30pm to repose overnight.
Funeral Mass at 11am on Thursday with interment afterwards in the adjoining cemetery.
Due to government restrictions, the wake and funeral are private to family and friends only.
Marie O'Connell (née Murrin), Dublin / Bruckless
The death has occurred at St Vincent's University Hospital of Marie O'Connell (née Murrin) of Balally, Dundrum, Dublin and formerly of Bruckless.
A private family funeral will take place due to Government advice regarding public gatherings.
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